How the cryptocurrency industry is coming out from under neobanking’s shadow

Whether you know it or not, the worlds of cryptocurrency and digital banking are moving closer and closer together. And at long last, the crypto industry is coming out from under the once-large shadow of neobanking, otherwise known as challenger banks. If you haven’t yet heard of Chime, Current, Monzo, Revolut, Starling or Varo, I…

July ruling now allows all nationally chartered banks in U.S. to provide crypto custody services

July 22, 2020 was a significant day for banks in the United States. On that day, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) noted in a letter that any national bank chartered in the United States can provide custody services for cryptocurrencies – finally clearing the way for banks to hold client’s digital…

Fewer Players, More Power: The Next 5 Years in Crypto Consolidation with Binance, CoinMarketCap and Beyond

As Binance and CoinMarketCap make significant moves aimed at growth, industry experts to see more power held among fewer players in the crypto world over the next five years. Binance, the largest crypto exchange by volume in the world, is already three times larger than its nearest competitor, BitMex. It boasts nearly 22 percent of…

Crypto at critical turning point as global economy flounders under lockdown

In the middle of a global pandemic, crypto markets are at a critical turning point. While it can be difficult to think of opportunities during such a challenging time, admittedly, this may be crypto’s time to shine. While the markets rise and fall, cryptocurrency is a smart part of anyone’s portfolio rebalancing plan right now.…

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Blockchain applications are booming – but what about security?

More and more Businesses are opening up to the possibilities of blockchain applications. Here, of course, cryptocurrencies play a major role. There are vast opportunities to invest in this market. Investor funds for this area are increasing every day.   In order for institutional investors to put their trust in this market, the infrastructure and…

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Develop cryptocurrencies on your own or together?

Cryptocurrencies seem to be establishing themselves as a serious alternative to traditional currencies. Why? Because huge companies like Facebook, with their own currency, the Libra coin, are starting to offer a serious alternative to previous payment methods. No matter whether it is dollars, euros or the British pound. This situation and the increasing spread of…